Should 4-Year-Olds Be Beauty Queens?

December 2011
Scholastic Scope;12/12/2011, Vol. 60 Issue 6, p20
The article debates whether it is appropriate for four-year-old girls to participate in beauty contests. According to pageant fans, such events are not harmful for children since these build their confidence and their ability to speak in public. According to the author, beauty pageants send the damaging message which focuses on the idea that physical appearance is the most essential thing about an individual.


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